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Bowling Green State University – Firelands

Also known as BGSU-Firelands

One University Drive, Huron, OH

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Located at One University Drive Huron, Ohio 44839 Bowling Green State University Firelands primarily serves the residents in Eerie and Huron counties. It is one of the seven constituent colleges of the BGSU system offering certificate, associate degree and bachelor's degree programs under the departments of applied sciences, humanities, and natural and social sciences.

Certificate programs include bookkeeping, business application specialist, management and supervision and small business management. Students who wish to start a professional career or transfer to four-year institutions can choose from 15 associate degrees in 22 areas of study while those who would like to pursue a Bachelor's degree has 9 options.

BGSU Firelands provides students with opportunity to finish initial credits for transfer to four-year institutions specifically in Lorraine County Community College and University of Toledo Health Science Campus. This college is authorized by the North Central Association and its Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care program, Health Information Technology and Nursing programs are certified by appropriate accrediting agencies.

In response to the changing needs of the community and industry, this college offers academic programs, workshops and seminars designed to help students cultivate new skills and enhance professional competence.

BGSU Firelands offers a true campus experience as students are presented with various social, cultural and athletic activities, as well as several organizations and clubs they can participate in. Also found in this campus are cultural and recreational facilities like the Firelands College Theatre and the James H. McBride Arboretum.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,100. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $45 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are:
    • State Residents: $4,700-$5,600
    • Out-of-State: $12,000-$14,690
  • Part-time students are charged:
    • In-State: $200-$240 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $510-$610 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid83%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships64%$3,847
Receiving Student Loans54%$5,524

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Bowling Green State University – Firelands may provide services to students like those listed below:

  • Online course work available
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Community colleges often offer both career training programs and options for students to transfer-out to four year institutions, which is why the table below is so important, it compares Bowling Green State University – Firelands against community colleges in Ohio.

 BGSU-FirelandsErie CountyOhio
Graduation Rate13.2%-18.2%
Transfer-out Rate17.3%-21.4%
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Bowling Green State University – Firelands by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Communication Technology

    Computer and Information Sciences

    Education

    Engineering Technology

    Family and Consumer Sciences

    Health and Clinical Professions

    Liberal Arts and Sciences

    Security and Protective Services

    Visual and Performing Arts

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    ACCEPTANCE RATE
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    FINANCIAL AID RATE
    83%

    STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
    20:1

    DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
    2

    FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
    $3,675